The Scoobies head back to high school for an all new series.
Buffy Summers is back in a brand new Buffy the Vampire Slayer comic from Boom! Studios.Read More
Is there a rogues gallery more insidious than the individuals currently occupying the White House?Read More
The showrunner had a change of heart after finding out more about the project.
When news of the planned Buffy the Vampire Slayer reboot broke, the internet lost their damn mind. After all, BtVS is one of the most beloved series ever, with a rabid fandom that has lasted over twenty years since the series first premiered.Read More
Into every generation, a slayer is canceled.
Rumors of a Buffy remake have made the rounds before, and reboots of '90s shows have been popping up left, right, and center recently, from Roseanne to the X-Files and Roswell. TV networks and streaming services seem to be milking the nostalgia factor ‘til every last drop, but we still hoped this would be one franchise the industry would leave be.Read More
“I am open to whatever Joss has in mind.”Read More
Although the recent announcement of a Buffy the Vampire Slayer reboot has been met with mixed reactions, there are other ways to get your fix. The Buffyverse is finding new life in a series of young adult novels by acclaimed author Kiersten White, the first of which will be published by Simon & Schuster this January. White is the writer behind two very different YA trilogies: Paranormalcy and The Conqueror’s Saga.Read More
The upcoming Buffy series showrunner, Monica Owusu-Breen put out a statement on her Twitter saying that the show will be more of a sequel, with a new character and a new Slayer.Read More
If the apocalypse comes, DM me.
21 years after it first entered the cultural lexicon, Buffy the Vampire Slayer is being rebooted for a new generation. Series creator Joss Whedon will executive produce the series, which is being written by Monica Owusu-Breen. Owusu-Breen previously worked on Agents of Shield, in addition to developing and showrunning Midnight, Texas on NBC. A woman of color leading the series? All of the yes.Read More
"There were parts of season six where I feel we went too far."Read More
In every generation, there is a chosen one ...
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is undeniably one of the most groundbreaking teen genre series of all time. From its very first episode in 1997, Buffy turned the traditional "dumb blonde" damsel in distress trope on its head, portraying Buffy as a formidable warrior who had the unique ability to save Sunnydale from the forces of darkness. The show, which ran on the WB and then UPN from 1997 to 2003, changed our understanding of what it means to be a hero.Read More
Quick question: Does anyone actually have Buffy's beeper number?
It's being reported that a sinkhole has appeared on the lawn of the White House, and it's hard to know exactly what to make of that. Are memes finally gaining sentience? Has the planet finally given up on us and is trying to do itself in before Scott Pruitt gets the chance? Do we have a real-life Hellmouth situation happening?Read More
I'm thankful that Willow and Tara existed, but I'm happy that we have moved the needle forward.Read More
Rose McGowan releasing a new book, Krypton casts a major villain, and the Academy is deciding if Casey Affleck will present Best Actress at the Oscars.Read More
In light of the open letter from Joss Whedon's ex-wife Kai Cole, many feminist nerds find themselves in a time for soul searching. A lot of people are wondering if they have to give up something they loved, something that was formative to their feminist or queer identity because of one man's terrible behavior. Joss fansite Whedonesque even shuttered in light of the allegations. While they were also clear that they had been considering the move for a while, it certainly made a strong statement.Read More
The song in your heart could be a bitter suite or put a little love in your heart. I've heard it both ways.
Here's just a few of our favorite musical episodes of some great television shows.Read More
Don't be this person.
Twenty years after the premiere of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," people get really mad at Sarah Michelle Gellar over her answer to the Team Angel or Team Spike question. Don't do this. Don't be this person.Read More
Through the magic of the movies, Princess Leia had a cameo in Rogue One, wherein she very much resembled a young Carrie Fisher. Norwegian actress Ingvild Delia was behind the buns—but just wait until you see the actor who played Grand Moff Tarkin before Industrial Light & Magic layered on the CGI.Read More
Netflix’s April Losses Are a Bloodbath of Our Favorites, but They’ve Got Some Great Additions in New MST3K and Bill Nye
Netflix might as well have staked us in the heart.
Every month, we pore over the list of what Netflix is adding and losing, rejoicing in the coming of new favorites and mourning the loss of classics—and the desperate impossibility of binging it all in the few days remaining. This month, those feelings are especially acute, since we're losing Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The X-Files, and the original seasons of Arrested Development but replacing them with Mystery Science Theater and Bill Nye.Read More
Buffy the Vampire Slayer premiered 20 years ago today and went on to change the face of television.Read More